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Noun1.Muntingia - one species: Jamaican cherry; sometimes placed in family Flacourtiaceae
dilleniid dicot genus - genus of more or less advanced dicotyledonous trees and shrubs and herbs
Elaeocarpaceae, elaeocarpus family, family Elaeocarpaceae - genus of trees and shrubs widely distributed in warm regions some yielding useful timber; in some classifications included in the family Santalaceae
calabur tree, calabura, Jamaican cherry, Muntingia calabura, silk wood, silkwood - a fast-growing tropical American evergreen having white flowers and white fleshy edible fruit; bark yields a silky fiber used in cordage and wood is valuable for staves
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Maria Isabel Layson was recognized by the 2019 Intel International Science and Engineering Fair (ISEF) for her study, "Bioactive Component, Antioxidant Activity, and Antidiabetic Properties of Muntingia calabura Linn.
The Best 6 Projects (team and individual) were awarded to John Eric Aggarao, Kathleen Chloie Antonio, and Anna Beatriz Suavengco of Taguig Science High School (National Capital Region) for "Isolation, Characterization, And Screening Of Endophytic Bacteria For Biocontrol Potential Against Brown Eye Spot In Coffee"; and Maria Isabel Layson of Iloilo National High School (Region VI) for "Bioactive Component, Antioxidant Activity, and Antidiabetic Properties of Muntingia calabura Linn, An In Vitro Study" in the Life Science category.
Phenology, seed dispersal, and colonization in Muntingia calabura, a neotropical pioneer tree.
Salleh, "Antinociceptive activity of methanolic extract of Muntingia calabura leaves: further elucidation of the possible mechanisms," BMC Complementary and Alternative Medicine, vol.
Zaid et al., "Antinociceptive, anti-inflammatory and antipyretic effects of Muntingia calabura aqueous extract in animal models," Journal of Natural Medicines, vol.
With regard to gastric ulcer treatments, various studies have shown the ability of plant-based extracts to exert gastroprotective activity such as Bauhinia purpurea [3], Muntingia calabura [4], and Annona reticulate [5].
Jamil et al., "In vitro antiproliferative and antioxidant activities of the extracts of Muntingia calabura leaves," The American Journal of Chinese Medicine, vol.